Obituaries

Bill Lyle

Bill Lyle, 70, of Ellenwood, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2003 at Henry Medical Center.

Born in Atlanta Feb. 8, 1920, he was retired form Bellamy Brothers Construction.

He is survived by daughters, Krista Allison of Covington and Joni and Chuck Jordan of Hampton; a sister, Anna Lyle Wilson of Kennesaw and seven grandchildren.

Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4 in the chapel of Horis A. Ward Inc. of Stockbridge, with the Rev. Rob Rhew officiating. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery.

The family received friends Sunday. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Mt. Zion United Methodist Church.

Horis A. Ward Inc. (770) 474-1231 is in charge of services.

Marion Hobgood

Marion Brannan Hobgood, age 77, of Stockbridge, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2003. Mrs. Hobgood was a member of Stockbridge First United Church.

Survivors include her husband, James (Pat) Hobgood; daughters, Donna Carine of Fernandina Beach, Fla., Rosi (Logan) Cook of Stockbridge; grandchildren, Slater Carine and Jackson Cook; sisters, Jean Walker of Fernandina Beach, Fla., Becky Morriss of Birmingham, Ala., Christine Hunt of Stockbridge.

Mrs. Hobgood was preceded in death by her brother, Robert Earl Brannan Jr. and a sister, Elliott Williams.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 5, 2003 at 4 p.m. from the chapel of Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors, with the Rev. Jay Hodges officiating. Interment will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday Aug; 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon-cleveland.com Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors McDonough/ Stockbridge (770-914-1414) is in charge of arrangements.

James T. Donaldson

James Treavor Donaldson, age 24, of McDonough, died Aug. 2, 2003. Treavor was a graduate of Lovejoy High School and Atlanta Christian College. He was a teacher at Jonesboro Middle School.

He is survived by his parents, Bob and Mary Donaldson of Jonesboro; brothers, Tom Donaldson of Dayton, Ohio, Mike Donaldson of Locust Grove; sisters, Maggie Bateman of Arvada, Colorado, Kaki Downing of Dayton, Ohio; two nieces; five nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5 at 1 p.m. at the First Christ Church of Jonesboro, with his pastor and friend Mac Cregger officiating. Interment will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday, Aug. 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to Atlanta Christian College, 2605 Ben Hill Road, East Point, Ga. 30344. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon-cleveland.com Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors McDonough/Stockbridge (770-914-1414) is in charge of arrangements.